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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FOXHOUND

Finally, they secured the help of a trapper who owned a big English foxhound.

The sound was such as is the yelp of a foxhound drawing a cover.

A foxhound scents the trail of his game and tracks it straight to a killing.

The day wore on, and still the French ship kept ahead of the Foxhound.

Every stitch of canvas she could carry was set on board the Foxhound.

The Foxhound and her prizes were slowly making their way to England.

The dog, he said, was not a full-bred bloodhound, his grandfather was a foxhound.

(2 drachms); for a dog of the size and strength of a foxhound, 204 mgrms.

The foxhound is a cross of the bloodhound, the grayhound, the bulldog and the chump.

A foxhound should not have a second claw on the hind leg for this shows a cross in his breeding.

WORD ORIGIN

1763, from fox (n.) + hound (n.).

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR FOXHOUND

hunter

nouna dog or horse bred for hunting
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